University of Vermont

Department of Music and Dance

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Alumni: Russell Flynn '08
    Bass, compositon and arranging

    Russ is pursuing graduate studies at the Aaron Copland School of Music, NYC. Listen to Russ play his own "Stockholm Syndrome".

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Ray Vega
    jazz and Latin jazz, trumpeter

    One of the world's great jazz and Latin jazz artists is a recent teaching addition to UVM's jazz study program. Listen to Ray Vega

  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Xiudan Lin '10

    Music student Xiudan Lin has mastered the masters on her piano: Beethoven, Ginastera, Ravel, and others. Hear Xiudan play.


The Department of Music and Dance welcomes students from all majors and from all colleges within the university: play in an ensemble, take private lessons, or study music theory, history, dance, and more! Become involved in music and dance at UVM and let our experienced faculty enrich and expand your musical horizons.

Prospective Students

All students wishing to enter UVM as a music major must first complete an Entrance Audition. The next audition date is Saturday, February 20th. The deadline to send recorded audition materials is Tuesday, March 1st.